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Professional Etiquette Basics: Unspoken Rules and How to Navigate Them

by Kaitlin McManus | February 25, 2020

Being new to the workplace means that you might not know some of the unspoken rules. Let's review some of the basics of professional etiquette so you can start your career off on the right foot.

Top 5 Industries for Liberal Arts Majors

by Vault Careers | February 23, 2020

Calling all liberal arts majors: Looking for the right industry for you? Check out Vault's top 5 to find your fit!

How to Rock a Career Fair

by Vault Careers | February 19, 2020

Career fairs can be great for getting your resume out, but they can also be overwhelming. Check out this video for tips on how to stand out and make an impression at your campus' next career fair.

Do You Need an Objective on Your Resume?

by Kaitlin McManus | February 17, 2020

Putting an objective on your resume has been common for the last few years, but is it necessary? Read on to find out.

Why International Students Should Consider Careers in Canada

by Nitin Agrawal, Co-Founder of Interstride | February 13, 2020

U.S. immigration policies have tightened, making it more difficult for international students to stay in the country after graduation. But just across the border, Canada has taken an open-arms approach to immigration.

Diverse Voices: A Black History Month Reading List

by Kaitlin McManus | February 11, 2020

Diverse voices are crucial in all facets of life—from the workplace to the media we consume. In honor of Black History Month, we've compiled a reading list of some of the best contemporary works by black authors.

What’s the Number One Skill Employers Seek?

by Kaitlin McManus | January 31, 2020

Employers generally want their candidates to be well rounded, with a variety of skills and attributes. But what's the one that they value most? Read on to find out.

What Even Is Business Casual?

by Kaitlin McManus | January 24, 2020

Business casual is slowly becoming the standard for office dress codes. But what does it mean, really? We break down the dos and don'ts of business casual.

The “W’s and How”: What You Need to Know About Transferring Law Schools

by Shelley Awe | January 22, 2020

It may seem early, but if you want to transfer law schools, the time to plan is now. Whether you began law school intending to transfer or are just curious about the process, here is what you need to know.

What Did the Richest Person in Every Country Study in College? [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Careers | January 21, 2020

Ever wondered what the world's richest people studied in college? Check out these maps that can tell you what the richest person in every country majored in!

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